"It's very hard, very hard," said a gold miner who gave his name as Thabo, pointing to the sprawling shacks where workers like him live. "We don't even qualify for loans now because we are broke. Jacob Zuma doesn't know what he's talking about."
Moody's announced that it is facing an investigation by the Justice Department into its residential mortgage-backed securities ratings.
Moody's (MCO) said on Friday the Justice Department is preparing a civil complaint against the company related to its actions preceding the 2008 financial crisis.